Abu Dhabi, UAE – November 28, 2016: Omeir Travel Agency, one of the largest and most renowned travel management companies and the flagship company of the reputed Omeir Bin Youssef Group in the emirate, has been declared as the PSSA (Preferred Sales and Services Agent) for Egypt Air in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
The partnership agreement was signed by Abdulla Bin Omeir, CEO, Omeir Travel Agency and Ossama Haroun, Manager – Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, Egypt Air in the presence of HE Wael Al Sayed Mohammed Gad, the Egyptian Ambassador to the UAE along with members of Omeir Travel Agency management.
As part of the agreement, Omeir Travel Agency will provide exclusive services to Egypt Air customers including airline tickets, hotel bookings, via a variety of different payment options through their offices in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Omeir Travel Agency has over 60 years experience in the travel industry becoming a preferred agent for many renowned international airlines. . The two entities have enjoyed a successful partnership in the past. One of their many achievements include, them successfully operating the first direct charter flight from Abu Dhabi to Sharm El Sheikh and now plan to operate a new charter flight to Luxor and Aswan along with other cities around the world.
Abdulla Bin Omeir, CEO, Omeir Travel Agency said, “60 years in the travel industry has resulted with us having access to a vast network and serving a variety of clients. Our business has gone from strength to strength with customer service and experience at the heart of our company strategy and we continue to forge strong relationships with our customers, clients and partners. We are delighted to establish a new partnership with Egypt Air which is a strong Key player in the commercial airline industry, providing a variety of choices and a number of new benefits to our clients. The partnership will only further strengthen our vision as we continue to provide clients with a seamless booking experience.”
Ossama Haroun, Manager – Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, Egypt Air added, “Omeir Travel Agency’s innovative ways to provide customers with convenient and up to date methods of travel planning makes it stand out from its competitors. The agency is a key strategic partner to us thanks to its widespread network both within the region and globally along with 60 years of being in the business, proving its reliability.”
HE Wael Al Sayed Mohammed Gad, the Egyptian Ambassador to the UAE said: “Signing the partnership with the preferred sales and service agent Omeir Travel Agency enhances Egypt Air’s status among our peer airlines within the Arab world. With this partnership both companies can provide competitive offers to encourage more UAE residents to enjoy year round travel to Egypt and experience its touristic and historic landmarks and leisure resorts. This partnership will also support the tourism movement to Egypt, and in turn benefit both parties. We have confidence in the excellent work delivered by both companies in providing leading travel and tourism services to Egypt and other countries, raising revenue for both Egypt and the UAE.”
Omeir Travel Agency has over 50 offices and implants in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Dubai along with international offices in Washington DC, USA and China that have served over 150,000 passengers and have been responsible for planning more than 100 conferences, corporate events, family reunions, religious pilgrimages, etc. in 2015 alone. The agency’s portfolio includes corporate travels such as business and government related trips along with personal leisure trips. They also boast a network of over 850 airports, 170+ hotels and over 200 partners globally.
Earlier in the year, the agency unveiled its state-of-the-art 24 Hour call center with 40+ employees in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain offering clients round the clock service. Irrespective of what time zone they are in or however urgent their issue, clients may call as well as visit the center at any time convenient for them to cater to their and their GSA’s needs.